Yatsumori Station

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Yatsumori Station
Platform of Yatsumori Station, October 2005
Prefecture Miyagi
(See other stations in Miyagi)
City Sendai
Ward Aoba
Neighborhood Nikkawa-aze
Address in Japanese 宮城県仙台市青葉区新川字清水頭
Opened 1937
Year closed 2014
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Senzan Line

Yatsumori Station (八ツ森駅 Yatsumori eki?) was a JR East railway station located in Aoba-ku, Sendai, Japan. Since May 2002, this station had not been operational.


Yatsumori Station was served by the Senzan Line, and was 30.8 rail kilometers from the terminus of the line at Sendai Station.

Station layout[edit]

Yatsumori Station had a single side platform serving traffic in both directions.

Surrounding area[edit]

Yatsumori Station was originally opened to serve the nearby Yatsumori Ski Resort. There are currently no houses or buildings within several hundred meters of the station.


On November 10, 1937, the station began operation as temporary stop. On March 31, 1987, the station was reclassified as a seasonal station. Since May 2002, trains have not stopped at this station. The station was officially closed as of March 15, 2014 (March 14 being the last day).[1]


  1. ^ 人気の秘境駅 ついに幕. Yomiuri Online (in Japanese). March 14, 2014. Retrieved March 18, 2014. 

Coordinates: 38°18′32.5″N 140°36′55.5″E / 38.309028°N 140.615417°E / 38.309028; 140.615417